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Permit Locator

Find and submit permits, licenses, and forms that apply to your business by trying the search field or drilling down by type. If you're not sure where to begin, explore the Start a Business section or take a look at one of ourย Starter Kits.

Office of Small Business - Change in Office Hours:
The Office of Small Business is open for in-person service from Mondays - Fridays, 9am-12pm & 1pm-5pm, closing for lunch from 12pm-1pm. Businesses needing assistance may continue to contact us at (415) 554-6134, via email at sfosb@sfgov.org, or visit us in person at City Hall Room 140.ย 

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Finding What You Need




Search if you know exactly which forms youโ€™re looking for.



Filter by category to find permits and licenses for your specific business.


Go to the Starter Kits for a step-by-step guide.


Create a Business Portal account and add documents to My Folder to submit your applications online.

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